Global X China Consumer ETF

  • What’s a Wumart?

    By Nick Slepko - December 11, 2012 | Tickers: FMCN.DL, CHIQ, SRHGY.PK, WMT, WUMSF

    Prior to joining Global X Funds, Alex Ashby lived and traveled extensively throughout Asia.  He currently manages a group of six ETFs covering the consumer, energy, financial, industrial, material, and technology sectors of the Chinese economy.  The Global X China Consumer ETF (NYSEMKT: CHIQ) provides investors with exposure to consumer-focused companies in China and is designed to be a transparent, cost-efficient way to get access to the growing consumer demand more »

  • Taking Stocks of China (The Upside of 25 Million Single Drunks)

    By Nick Slepko - December 3, 2012 | Tickers: CHIQ, CHIE, FXI, EWZ, TSGTY.PK

    Prior to joining Global X Funds, Alex Ashby lived and traveled extensively throughout Asia.  He currently manages a group of six ETFs covering the consumer, energy, financial, industrial, material, and technology sectors of the Chinese economy.

    Nick Slepko:  Even though the weighting of your ETFs are largely determined by market capitalization, is there any one company in the two hundred that make up the six funds which sticks out more »

  • Spanish Clark Kent is the Superman of Latin ETFs (part 6)

    By Nick Slepko - November 15, 2012 | Tickers: VALE, BRAQ, CHIQ, EWZ, PBR

    Colombia has been the cornerstone of ETF superhero Global X Funds’ success.  After leaving Madrid, surviving Wharton, and picking up a CFA on his way to co-founding Global X, CEO Bruno del Ama and his team currently oversee 31 ETFs which have brought USD 1.5 billion under management in less than five years.

    [continued from part 5]

    Nick Slepko:  But with Brazil and China where there are a number more »

  • BRIC Stock Markets at Lowest Level in Seven Years

    By Tony Daltorio - July 18, 2012 | Tickers: INCO, ECON, BRAQ, CHIQ, BKF

    Probably one of the biggest mistakes made by individual investors in their portfolio is a lack of exposure to international markets. In particular, many investors lack sufficient exposure to the fastest-growing economies on the planet...the emerging markets. 

    The good news right now for those looking to establish or add to their positions in these markets is the fact that the stock markets in the largest developing markets – the BRICs more »

  • Emerging Markets Middle Class Screams Investment Opportunity

    By Tony Daltorio - May 1, 2012 | Tickers: GGEM, ECON, BRAQ, CHIQ, EEM

    The global economy is changing rapidly and so is the investment world, offering many opportunities to shrewd investors. To see evidence of this change, investors have to look no further than the emergence of a middle class in the emerging economies. 

    Take a look at the raw numbers as compiled in a report titled Global Trends 2030 by the Institute for Security Studies (ISS). Based on current trends, the study more »

  • How to Benefit From a Yuan Revaluation

    By Andrés Cardenal - April 13, 2012 | Tickers: CMGE, F, CHIQ, HAO, FXI | Editor's Choice

    What happens in China has very strong implications for the rest of the world and, needless to say, global financial markets are very attentive to the evolution of the Chinese economy and the decisions of the political authorities in the Asian giant.

    Among the many changes that the Chinese economy is experimenting, there is a clear decision to move forward in a process of liberalization of the country´s capital more »

  • The Best ETFs to Invest In China

    By Andrés Cardenal - January 26, 2012 | Tickers: CHIQ, HAO, CQQQ, FXI, GXC

    Chinese assets have done quite badly in the last year due to several reasons. Chief among them, fears about the Eurozone crisis have affected investors' risk appetite and many of them decided to focus on safer, well-known assets. And accounting scandals in Chinese companies don't help at all with the trust issue.

    The economic cycle in China is extremely difficult to predict because it's a very particular economic more »